Con Artist


Police Warn Santa Clarita Valley Residents Of Scam Calls

Over the past 24 hours, residents in Santa Clarita Valley have been getting phone calls from scam artists posing as deputies in order to collect “fines,” officials warned Thursday night.


(credit: CBS)

Man Arrested For Allegedly Conning Seniors In AAA Scam

An alleged scam artist who preyed on elderly victims using a disabled vehicle con has been arrested by detectives.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/21/2012


Palm Springs Residents Conned With Phone Scam

Police warned Palm Springs residents today of a con artist who is calling homes claiming that he is a troubled relative in need of money to post bail.


(credit: Los Angeles Fire Department)

LAFD Warns Of Con Artists Seeking Donations For Fallen Firefighter

Los Angeles fire officials are warning the public about scam artists soliciting donations in honor of fallen firefighter Glenn Allen.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/22/2011